Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 65 45
Rank change year-on-year +17 -20 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.74% 1.26% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.48% 3.69% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 23
Luton median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £72,500 £62,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50% +11.11%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 147 244 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 36.66% 34.27% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 106 222 174
Luton median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,125 £85,000 £57,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Luton

WCF
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in Luton.

Salary trend for WCF in Luton

WCF
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Luton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) WinForms
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) WPF
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) REST
6 4 (36.36%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (27.27%) Autofac
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) NancyFx
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (27.27%) BDD
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
7 3 (27.27%) RESTful
7 3 (27.27%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (27.27%) TDD
7 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
7 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) C# Developer
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
4 6 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (27.27%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
7 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Developer
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
8 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 1 (9.09%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) WinForms
3 6 (54.55%) WPF
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) REST
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (27.27%) Autofac
5 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
5 3 (27.27%) NancyFx
5 3 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ
6 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft